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Manual of Perioperative Care in Adult Cardiac Surgery / Edition 5
     

Manual of Perioperative Care in Adult Cardiac Surgery / Edition 5

by Robert M. Bojar
 

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ISBN-10: 1444331434

ISBN-13: 9781444331431

Pub. Date: 01/25/2011

Publisher: Wiley

The fifth edition of Bojar's Manual of Perioperative Care in Adult Cardiac Surgery remains the gold standard for management of adult patients undergoing cardiac surgery.

The easily referenced outline format allows health practitioners of all levels to understand and apply basic concepts to patient care—perfect for cardiothoracic and general surgery

Overview

The fifth edition of Bojar's Manual of Perioperative Care in Adult Cardiac Surgery remains the gold standard for management of adult patients undergoing cardiac surgery.

The easily referenced outline format allows health practitioners of all levels to understand and apply basic concepts to patient care—perfect for cardiothoracic and general surgery residents, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, cardiologists, medical students, and critical care nurses involved in the care of both routine and complex cardiac surgery patients.

This comprehensive guide features:

  • Detailed presentation addressing all aspects of perioperative care for adult cardiac surgery patients
  • Outline format allowing quick access to information
  • Chronological approach to patient care starting with diagnostic tests then covering preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative care issues
  • Additional chapters discuss bleeding, the respiratory, cardiac, and renal subsystems as well as aspects of care specific to recovery on the postoperative floor
  • Updated references, information on new drug indications and new evidence to support various treatment/management options.

Practical and accessible, this new edition of Manual of Perioperative Care in Adult Cardiac Surgery is the essential reference guide to cardiac surgical patient care.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781444331431
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/25/2011
Pages:
832
Sales rank:
209,858
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 1.50(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface.

Acknowledgments.

Dedication

  1. Synopsis of Adult Cardiac Surgical Disease
  2. Diagnostic Techniques in Cardiac Surgery
  3. Preoperative Considerations and Risk Assessment
  4. Cardiac Anesthesia
  5. Cardiopulmonary Bypass
  6. Myocardial Protection
  7. Admission to the ICU and Monitoring Techniques
  8. Early Postoperative Care
  9. Mediastinal Bleeding and Its Management
  10. Respiratory Management
  11. Cardiovascular Management
  12. Fluid Management, Renal and Metabolic Problems
  13. Post-ICU Care and Other Complications
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Appendices.

Appendix 1 Typical Preoperative Order SheetAppendix 2 Typical Orders for Admission to the ICU.

Appendix 3 Transfer Orders from the ICU.

Appendix 4 Typical ICU Flowsheet.

Appendix 5 Heparinization Protocol for Cardiac Surgery Patients.

Appendix 6 Hyperglycemia Protocol for Cardiac Surgery Patients.

Appendix 7 Doses of Parenteral Medications Commonly Used in the ICU and Their Modifications in Renal Failure.

Appendix 8 Doses of Nonparenteral Medications Commonly Used After Heart Surgery and Their Modifications in Renal Failure.

Appendix 9 Drug and Food Interactions with Warfarin (Coumadin).

Appendix 10 Definitions from the STS Data Specifications (2004).

Appendix 11 Technique of Thoracentesis.

Appendix 12 Technique for Tube Thoracostomy.

Appendix 13 Technique for Insertion of Percutaneous Tracheostomy Tube.

Appendix 14 Body Surface Area Nomogram for Adults.

Index

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